David is a life-long geek with a background in Accounting/Finance. He graduated from Southern Oregon University (Ashland, OR), and has a Master's in Accounting from the University of Oregon (Eugene, OR). He started writing code at the age of 10, writing text-based BBS games in QBasic and Python. He continued to grow as a hobby developer through college and into his early career. In his down time, he enjoys biking around Portland, trail running in Forest Park, and snowboarding. David lives in Portland, OR with his wife and two sons.